Vegan news

The latest news from Vegan Australia plus vegan and animal rights news from around Australia and the world.

Great new website:

An exciting new Australian website aimed at helping the public understand veganism went live last week. The goal of the website,, is to inform people about the plight of... Read more →

Get a free copy of veganic magazine

What is veganics (vegan organics)? Find out by getting a free electronic copy of Growing Green International magazine, dedicated to growing without the use of chemicals or animal by-products. This... Read more →

End all fishing, inquiry told

Vegan Australia has made a submission to the Productivity Commission's initial public inquiry into the regulation of the Australian Marine Fisheries and Aquaculture Sectors. The submission calls for a 10... Read more →

Viva la Vegan! tenth anniversary

"I am a committed vegan because I believe that we all need to tread as lightly as we can on the earth and to cause the least amount of pain... Read more →

Vegan cookbook offer - Easter special

Energise your cooking skills with this special Easter offer of two beautiful cookbooks by noted Australian vegan cookbook author Leigh Drew. For the month of March get both Veganissimo and... Read more →

Australian Vegans Journal launching soon

A new vegan publication will soon be launching and you can help make it a success! Australian Vegans Journal has the potential for creating positive change in Australia. It will... Read more →

Your chance to appear in a fun vegan music video clip

Australian vegan ultramarathon runner and musician, Grant "Raw Aussie Athlete" Campbell, will soon be releasing a music video clip called "Come Eat with the Vegans" and would like you to... Read more →

Everyone can make a difference

Profile of a new vegan:¬†Freya Ashton is a student from Sydney. She first became vegan during high school. Here is her vegan story. I have been vegetarian for the past... Read more →

I had no idea just how much healthier I would be

Profile of a new vegan: Triantafillia Memisakis came from a traditional meat eating family. Here is her vegan story. I was never much of a meat eater. I've always hated... Read more →

Big jump in New Zealand vegetarian men

New survey results from New Zealand suggest a marked increase in the number of people who are including animals in their circle of compassion. More than one in 10 New... Read more →